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Work in Progress -Police dog

 

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 Police K9 Mock Photograph

Portrait Details

Police dog logo

Size: 11" x 14"
Medium: Prismacolor colored  pencil
Breed: German Shepherd
Name: Kyzmo

Portrait of a German Shepherd police k-9 dog with the department badge and US flag on a black background. The lettering below the dog was later changed to a nameplate with inscription "In Honor of SSDK9's Past, Present & Future".

 
 
 

 

 

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 outline sketch of police dog drawing

The basic outline sketch of the police dog drawing.

Police dog portrait work in progress

The eyes are always drawn first.  They are the most  important part of the portrait.

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Police dog portrait work in progress

Although too small to see in this image, the individual hairs are added one by one.

Police dog portrait work in progress

 Kyzmo's beautiful erect ears makes him look very alert and ready for action!

   

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Police dog portrait work in progress

 In this step I completed the muzzle and cheeks and started working on the area around the chin.

Police dog portrait work in progress

The USA flag was colored in this step and more work was done on the dog's neck/collar.

 

 
   

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Finished Portrait-click to enlarge

Police dog portrait work in progress

The large badge iscomplete as well as Kyzmo's sheriff badge/ and the fur in the neck area. The blacks will be darkened in the next step.

logo/portrait of police dog heroes

The rich black background was achieved using pure carbon sticks. This logo/portrait now looks a whole lot more majestic!

 

 

 

Many more wildlife watercolor, acrylic and pastel paintings, graphite pencil, colored pencil and charcoal drawings and sketches of animals and pets can be found in my art gallery. See portraits of dogs, puppy, cats, kitten, horses, pony, fancy rat, birds, elephant, butterfly, rhinoceros, jaguar, moose, raccoon, red fox, rabbit, hare, lion, zebra, owl, wolf and more. Commission an original custom wildlife painting or drawing,  dog portrait, cat portrait, horse portrait or other animal portrait today. These original, hand-made, custom pet portraits and wildlife paintings or animal drawings make wonderful memorial gifts for every dog, cat, horse or animal lover.

 
 

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